EMS Ltd is an incorporated charity that has been operational since November 2009. The company is based in east Hull but covers; Hull, East Yorkshire, North and North East Lincolnshire.
We work with, residents, community groups and local businesses to alleviate food and fuel poverty.
Our services operate under the following company objectives:
Growing: Developing community allotments, growing spaces and edible gardens
Energy: Offer a range of practical energy saving equipment, support and advice so residents can save money on their fuel bills.
Food: The Hull Community Shop (HCS) a project turning surplus produce from supermarkets/suppliers into affordable food for residents in food poverty.
Cooking on a Budget sessions; working with residents to improve their cooking skills in a social setting.
Freedom Food Project; cooking nutritious ready-meals for up to a family of four and delivered to community fridges located around Hull.
Nature: Homes to Roost, building bird/bat boxes and bug hotels with schools, community groups and residential homes. Biodiversity education in schools including tree planting.
Working with volunteers with various abilities on a range of environmental projects to increase their self confidence, health and general wellbeing.
Interacting with residents and businesses facilitating consultation events on a variety of issues in order to help find solutions to improve local areas and ensure resident voices are heard.